Hockey on Third Parade

Celebrate the hockey spirit of Marquette at the fifth annual Hockey on Third parade, slated for Thursday, September 18. Read More...

Hockey on Third Parade

“The Best Shopping Experience for 2014″

The Marquette Downtown Development Authority is pleased to announce that Downtown Marquette has been named “The Best Shopping Experience for 2014″ in Lake Superior Magazine’s Best of the Lake Awards. Read More...

“The Best Shopping Experience for 2014″

Welcome Back, NMU!

Northern Michigan University students, faculty and staff gear up for another year. Fall semester classes begin Monday, August 25. Read More...

Welcome Back, NMU!

Double Up Food Bucks Accepted at Farmers Market

SNAP recipients can now get Double Up Food Bucks at the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market Read More...

Double Up Food Bucks Accepted at Farmers Market

Hockey on Third Parade Kicks Off Hockey Season in Marquette

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Celebrate the hockey spirit of Marquette at the fifth annual Hockey on Third parade, slated for Thursday, September 18.The parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. on North Third Street
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Hockey on Third Parade Kicks Off Hockey Season in Marquette

Celebrate the hockey spirit of Marquette at the fifth annual Hockey on Third parade, slated for Thursday, September 18.The parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. on North Third Street
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Bids Accepted for Main Street Tower Painting

The Marquette Downtown Development Authority (DDA) will accept bids on Monday, September 8, for repainting the main street stair tower this fall. The basic work scope consists of: cleaning the
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U.P. Craft Beer Week to Celebrate Michigan’s Brewing Culture

A Pint Above, Inc. is pleased to announce the third annual U.P. Craft Beer Week. This celebration of Michigan craft beer will take place on September 1 through September 6,
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Upcoming Events
Sep
20
Sat
Downtown Marquette Farmers Market @ Marquette Commons
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

FarmersMarket_logoLocal farmers and growers offer a wide variety of fresh produce, herbs, eggs, meat, baked goods, plants, and fresh-cut flowers. Community artisans showcase their work, including hand-made jewelry, stained glass, wreaths, children’s toys, yarns, soaps, wood art, furniture, health and beauty products, clothing, paintings and more. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit, debit, SNAP, Project Fresh, Market Fresh and Double Up Food Bucks. Live music and special educational sessions will take place throughout the season.

Sep
24
Wed
Marquette Yacht Club Early Series Ensign Class Sailboat Races @ Marquette Yacht Club
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm
Sep
27
Sat
Downtown Marquette Farmers Market @ Marquette Commons
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

FarmersMarket_logoLocal farmers and growers offer a wide variety of fresh produce, herbs, eggs, meat, baked goods, plants, and fresh-cut flowers. Community artisans showcase their work, including hand-made jewelry, stained glass, wreaths, children’s toys, yarns, soaps, wood art, furniture, health and beauty products, clothing, paintings and more. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit, debit, SNAP, Project Fresh, Market Fresh and Double Up Food Bucks. Live music and special educational sessions will take place throughout the season.

Places to Stay

When you finally lay your head down for the night, you'll slumber in total comfort and style. From historic hotels and comfortable Inn’s Marquette knows how to make you feel at home.

Food & Drink

Indulge in authentic flavors that'll make your mouth water and send your taste buds soaring. Marquette is known for its food and locally brewed ales that you can't get anywhere else.

Entertainment

Whether you're looking for live music or a family day at the park, there's always a way to have fun in Marquette. Enjoy a bike ride along Lake Superior, discover hands-on kids' museums, or see what's playing at the local theater. With so much to see and do, you might just have to stay a little longer.

Adventure

Year-round outdoor activities are sure to satisfy everyone - from leisure lovers to sports enthusiasts, and everyone in between. Explore our historic streets and shorelines. There is always a way to enjoy the four seasons in Marquette.

Shopping

Browse boutiques for clothes, shoes, handbags and more. Peruse chic home furnishing stores and antique shops. Or pick up some unforgettable souvenirs at one of the many gift shops in Downtown Marquette for friends and family

History & Culture

From museums and historic tours to art galleries and theater performances, you can fill your days with plenty of one-of-a-kind experiences for all ages. Walk through our streets and see what inspires you, or head straight for the places on your personal must-see list.

Downtown Marquette is Lake Superior's gateway to the rustic splendor of Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula. Historic brownstone buildings, trees, benches and street lamps line Washington and Front Streets providing a picturesque setting anytime of year.

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